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GM to idle Detroit plant, cut output, lay off workers: source

DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - General Motors Co plans to scale back production at an assembly plant in Detroit and lay off about 1,500 workers as the company contends with a continued decline in sedan sales, according to a source familiar with the plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2017

GM to lay off 2,000 hourly workers (GM)

General Motors is laying off around 2,000 hourly workers at two plants, the company wrote in a statement Wednesday. The Detroit News was the first to report the layoffs occurring at GM's Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant in Lansing, Michigan and its.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 9th, 2016

Ford idling Focus plant in Michigan extra two weeks on light demand

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it will idle the Wayne, Michigan factory an extra two weeks by the end of the year. The plant makes the light-selling Focus compact and C-Max hybrid cars to adjust supply with demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 27th, 2016

Ford Motor is bringing back the Bronco and Ranger

Ford Motor Co. is bringing back its Bronco and Ranger truck models. The two trucks will be made at Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, Michigan, according to Bill Johnson, United Auto Workers plant chairman. He was quoted about the new trucks in a Detroit .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2016

GM-Unifor workers could receive two 2% wage increases - The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsGM-Unifor workers could receive two 2% wage increasesThe Detroit NewsNearly 3,900 union workers at GM's Oshawa Assembly Plant, St. Catharines Propulsion Plant and a parts and distribution center in Woodstock would be covered under the .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 25th, 2016

Canada auto workers, GM to negotiate through the night - The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsCanada auto workers, GM to negotiate through the nightThe Detroit NewsUnifor wants GM to agree to invest and add new products in Canada, particularly at its Oshawa Assembly Plant, while GM has said it needs to know labor costs and won'.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 19th, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover to cut output due to Brexit, diesel uncertainty to hit sales

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover will temporarily reduce production at its northern English car plant in Halewood later this year in response to weakening demand due to Brexit and tax hikes on diesel cars......»»

Category: topSource: reuters14 hr. 55 min. ago

Greater Cincinnati manufacturer laying off dozens

An Illinois-based manufacturer is laying off dozens of workers at a plant in Greater Cincinnati. Downers Grove, Ill.-based Dover Corp. (NYSE: DOV) is terminating 48 workers – the majority of its workforce of 80 – at Dover Business Services l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2018

Company closing Syracuse-area plant, 101 jobs affected

A utility service company is closing its upstate New York plant and laying off 101 workers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 17th, 2018

Workers at an Apple manufacturing plant in China complained about poor working conditions and exposure to noxious chemicals (AAPL)

China Labour Watch Advocacy group China Labour Watch and Bloomberg have released reports highlighting harsh working conditions at a manufacturing plant in Suqian, China. The factor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2018

Exclusive: GM, DHL use a Chinese plant to lead manufacturing change

LIUZHOU, China,  (Reuters) - Inside General Motors Co's vehicle assembly plant in this southern China city, many workers wear the red-and-yellow uniforms of DHL, the logistics company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2018

New Ford Ranger means Michigan jobs

At the Detroit Auto Show, Ford shows off the new 2019 Ranger. We talk with Ford's President of Global Operations at the Michigan Assembly Plant where the trucks will be made......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 15th, 2018

New Ford Ranger means Michigan jobs

At the Detroit Auto Show, Ford shows off the new 2019 Ranger. We talk with Ford's President of Global Operations at the Michigan Assembly Plant where the trucks will be made......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJan 14th, 2018

GM executives defend NAFTA, Mexican truck plant

DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co Chief Executive Mary Barra expressed optimism on Saturday that the North American Free Trade Agreement would survive, and other senior GM executives stood by the company's plans to continue building trucks in Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 13th, 2018

This Carrier worker thought Trump would save her job. She was wrong.

The Carrier plant in Indianapolis has a work force of 1,100 people after about 215 workers departed Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcJan 12th, 2018

Carrier plant in Indiana that played role in Trump election sheds another 200 workers

More than 200 worke.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

Carrier sends jobs to Mexico despite Trump deal

More than 200 workers clocked in for their final shifts on Thursday at Carrier Corp. in Indianapolis in the latest round of layoffs at a plant President Donald Trump toured in December 2016 to trumpet a deal to save jobs and prevent its closure......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 11th, 2018

More layoffs at Carrier plant Trump saved

In a second round of layoffs since Trump's 2016 visit to the Carrier plant in Indianapolis, 215 workers are losing their jobs to Mexico. CNN affiliate WXIN reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJan 11th, 2018

Fiat Chrysler to invest $1 billion in Michigan plant, add 2,500 jobs

DETROIT (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said on Thursday it will shift production of Ram heavy-duty pickup trucks from Mexico to Michigan in 2020, a move the automaker said was enabled "by the passage of U.S. tax reform legislation" in December......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2018

More layoffs at Carrier plant Trump pledged to save

Then President-elect Trump struck deal to stop Carrier from moving Indianpolis plant to Mexico, but Thursday is last day of work for 215 workers whose jobs are still going south of the border......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 11th, 2018

Carrier plant Trump pledged to save lays off another 215 workers

Thursday is the last day of work for 215 employees at a Carrier plant in Indianapolis made famous when then President-elect Trump struck a deal to stop the factory from moving to Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 11th, 2018